Language Quiz: Weird Words of the English Language
You might feel that you're the king or queen of the English language when using common words or phrases, but how well do you think you'd do when trying to decipher some of the strangest words and phrases that this fabulous language has to offer?
15 Unbelievable Sights to See in Fairy Tale Germany!
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WATCH: It's Time to Be Staggered by Germany's Beauty
Germany undoubtedly has a turbulent and checkered past, but in reality that has only helped to enhance the great country's beauty in the present day. From majestic castles to red-roofed towns and cities peppered with magnificent church spires, Germany is a truly breathtaking country.
Which Languages in the World Are the Closest to English?
English is a bizarre language that doesn’t seem closely related to any other language, despite being one of the most commonly spoken languages in the world thanks to globalization and the internet.
White Rose: the Brave Student Resistance to Nazi Germany
In Nazi Germany, this was no different, with the spirit of Nazi resistance having bloomed in the city of Munich through the initiative of a student group that called themselves the White Rose. This video tells you the story of this secret student resistance group.
Engrish is a Difficult Language to Master...
They say that English is lingua franca, the international language, of the modern world. Yet these funny signs from all over the world attest to the fact that not everyone has mastered the global tongue. This series of hilarious photos will make you laugh and wonder what dictionary they are using!
Discover Germany’s First City: The Beautiful City of Trier
In Germany, the largest of the vast countries on the European continent, there are quite a few of large and famous cities, such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Frankfurt and more, but none of these respectable cities can steal the crown and title of "the first city in the country" from the small, picturesque
Discover Germany's Hidden Gems With This Travel Guide
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12 Towns in Germany That Bring Old Magic to Life
Wertheim am Main In Wertheim am Main there are many ships that cruise along southwest Germany, but you may want to spend more than a few hours on this picturesque towns’ beach.
The Complete Guide to Body Language!
It's sometimes difficult to judge a person's body language, which is a pity because you can usually learn a lot about a person’s situation by reading their body language. However, sometimes, what we believe to be body language is actually just a habit.
Isn't Dresden the MOST Beautiful City in Germany?
Dresden: the Most Beautiful Historical City in Germany architecture, HD, germany, drone, beautiful buildings, dresden, European cities, historical sites, travel video Have you ever dreamt of taking a stroll through the most magical German city at night?
QUIZ: Identify These Languages Just By Looking!
The sheer variety of languages found on this planet is incredible. Researchers estimate that there are currently around 7,000 languages in use around the world. Unfortunately, it's predicted that we'll lose almost half of them by the end of the century despite our best efforts to keep them alive.
One of the Best Dog Performances on Germany's Got Talent
This animal audition on Germany's Got Talent is amazing, and possibly the best dog performance on the entire show.
In Germany, You Can Hit the Beach in the Middle of Winter
Located in Brandenburg, Germany, this wonderful re-imagining of a structure that had long since fell into disuse is inspiring: This is the last place you'd expect you'd need a towel and flip-flops... ...until you get inside. Welcome to the Tropical Islands Resort.
The English Language Desperately Needs These German Words!
While the English language is generally viewed as a vast and wonderful thing, native speakers of other languages are often quick to point out some of its limitations, since many languages have particular words or phrases which are impossible to literally translate into English.
These Beautiful Languages are Almost as Old as Time
Language is man's greatest creation. Our ancestors, the Neanderthals, showed us the first glimpses of language, using grunting and pointing to communicate with one another. Over the next few millenniums, the spoken word began to rise.
Incredible Maps: The World of Second Languages!
We often see maps and explanations about which country speaks which language. English for England, Spanish for Spain and so forth. But more often than not, another language is spoken almost as much as the main one.
Some Languages Are Humorous, But English Is Hilarious!
English is a great language for puns and word games, and as we've said before, we're suckers for puns so bad that they are so good! Enjoy the following jokes, they made us laugh our socks off! A bicycle can’t stand alone, it is two tired A boiled egg is hard to beat.
Language Quiz: Get to the Bathroom in All Countries
When traveling in other countries, every person, no matter what language they speak, must be able to ask a few simple questions, like "Where is the train station?" or "Where can I get a taxi?" or, even more importantly at certain situations - "Where is the bathroom?"
Quiz: Can You Identify the Language?
There are THOUSANDS of languages in the world, over 2,000, in fact, and some say it's actually many more. Each has its own history, rules and of course - look and style. Can you identify the following languages from just one sentence? Give it a try!
Baby Sign Language - Touching and Adorable!
Baby Sign Language - Touching and Adorable! cute, baby, adorable, sign language This one year old baby is showing off her signing language skills. Take a look at all the language signs that she knows!
8 Places You Must Visit in Germany's Black Forest Region!
Legend has it that the Brother Grimm were inspired by Germany’s Black Forest – the spectacular mountain range in Baden-Württemberg. This forest gets its name from the oppressive canopy of evergreens looming high above the forest floor.
Funny! Isn't English the Strangest Language!?
English is the easiest language to learn, mostly because it doesn't make use of male/female for everything, like other languages do.
What Features Are Missing From the English Language?
English is an incredible language. It is arugably the easiest to learn (because it's not gendered and is caseless) and yet it holds such complexity within it, as well as many strange features. But what features DOESN'T it have that other languages do?